Mysteries & Detectives

Perfect Harmony: A Vivienne Taylor Horse Lover's Mystery

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This was a young adult novel that was in the library in the late 50's. I think this must be it - and was a favorite of mine. The part I remember best is where his son was practicing untying knots with his toes- and unties the cow from the back of the wagon. She remembers a strong, feisty, dresses-up-as-a-boy-heroine and that (her strongest impression from the book) the barber was also the physician and set bones (possibly someone's hip bone needs setting during the book). Biemiller" may be of some help to your project.

The Considine Curse

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The Baby-Sitters Club Mystery #7, Dawn and the Disappearing Dogs is by by Ann M. He also wrote Ghosts and More Ghosts, which may be the spooky book you are thinking of. I don't have this book in front of me so I''m not sure it's this one. They returned to their Villisca, Iowa, home that evening. Anocular means invisible or no device when everyone thought he was inventing "an ocular" device. I know there is a fake monster in the lake chapter in one of those two books. yes, I'd love to get all three of the Mad Scientist Club books.

Dream Girl

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Thank You! [And later...] Thanks to everyone who thought about the possible answer to my stumper. Here we have the flight of the frogs which is the puzzle: how and why did it happen? Ok, the book I bought that was wrong...title is 13 Is Too Young To Die, by Isaacsen-Bright. Hope you can help--I've been thinking of this book for the last 15-18 years. .. . Johnson weaves a detailed and intensive tapestry of images that are nearly photorealistic in quality.

Mystery of the Strange Creature

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Gardner's first Perry Mason stories THE CASE OF THE VELVET CLAWS and THE CASE OF THE SULKY GIRL appeared in 1933. "The character I am trying to create for him is that of a fighter who is possessed of infinite patience," he explained to his publisher. The one I had remembered was the Island of Adventure. Frank Baum, The Marvelous Land of OZ, 1904, copyright. Another story is about their first day of school, and one of them eats chalk.

Howliday Inn (Bunnicula and Friends Book 2)

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I definitely don't remember any Native American connection, and the cover image I found online for Sleator's book doesn't look like the kind of artwork I remember- but I'll check it out anyway, and post an update. I would like to buy this if possible, if the one with this cover can be located. F198b sounds like it's probably Dick Bruna's first book, The Apple. He also made the bathtub fly and the children's reflections come out of the mirror Ruth Carlsen, Mr.

CAUGHT IN THE NET (GHOSTWRITER #45)

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It's Mystery at the Villa Bianca, by Esther Allen under the pseudonym Patricia Allen. William Steig, Abel's Island, 1976, copyright. As she's locking up the museum, she encounters a burglar stealing valuable Indian beads from a case. Well written, tons of fun, lots of humor, spunky young teen detective — sort of Nancy Drew of 21st century.” Do any of you know of some really good mystery books that are written for +/- nine year olds? Thank you, thank you, thank you for helping me introduce the Toad to my sons!

Karen's Mystery (Baby-Sitters Little Sister Super Special,

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Big Annie of Calumet: A True Story of the Industrial Revolution. From introduction: "What could be more diverting ... than a little short-tailed wanderer mousing around the museum, holding intimate conversations with the animals and birds and listening to their thrilling life-stories!" No plot description, but there's also Joe de Mers Taffy and the Rose-Colored Glasses published Hollywood, Rogue Press 1945. A long shot, but maybe it's Mystery Back of the Mountain by Mary C. The book was more "dark" than "fun" magical in tone.

The Case Of The Deadly Ha-Ha Game (Turtleback School &

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I finally found it, and my memories were pretty accurate! This book is definitely not either of the Summerdog books, nor is it a book entitled "He was there from the day we moved in". Gottlieb, Robin, Mystery of the Silent Friends. The main character was an alien on a planet that was not where he was from but was inhabited by another type of alien. Hilton plays basketball, football, and baseball. B28 bird on the wing: More on the suggested title Marilda and the Bird of Time, by Esther W.

Swamp Island: A Penny Parker Mystery Story

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Summer's finally here, and Derek Fallon is looking forward to pelting the UPS truck with water balloons, climbing onto the garage roof, and conducting silly investigations. If the detective exceeds a set number of questions (usually 20), the suspect wins. I think she may have been deaf, but basically she has no experience with doing normal things. It gives an unvarnished account of the bull market of the late 1920's, and the deceit, greed and frenzied speculation by people desiring to become rich, all leading up to the Black Thursday crash of Oct. 24, 1929.

Thea Stilton And The Madagascar Madness (Turtleback School &

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Again there are great eye-popping photos and bite-sized pieces of text for a leisurely browsing session. The manager of the company later makes up a new jingle for the soup to the tune of "On Wisconsin" that proclaims that Mrs. Gantos keeps readers guessing about his characters as the suspense builds. Hildick wrote a sequel The Serial Sneak Thief (1997), but it is nowhere as good. I put my note on �Stump the Bookseller� (Code M380) and the answer was posted the following day.